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British Airways Terminal, Westminster

Description: British Airways Terminal

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 January 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 208907

OS Grid Reference: TQ2864878583
OS Grid Coordinates: 528648, 178583
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4916, -0.1483

Location: A3214, Westminster, London SW1W 9 SW1W 0PP

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW1W 0PP

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Listing Text

103/19 (south-east side)
British Airways


Air terminal offices. 1939. A. Lakeman,Portland stone roof not visible.
Streamlined "moderne" style. Symmetrical facade, with central tower, and wings
curving forward to form concave forecourt with overhanging canopy linking end
pavilions. 5 storeys, 9 bays wide. Tower of 10 stages, with unifying vertical
window to front and clock above. Vertical strip windows also to end pavilions
with deep fluted jambs. Quadrant wings with horizontal strip windows. Metal
window frames and horizontal pattern glazing bars. Front canopy with stone
fascia, supported to centre by pair of piers, surmounted by stylised sculpture
with winged male and female figures.

Listing NGR: TQ2864878583

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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